Kaspersky's 'Slingshot' report burned an ISIS-focused intelligence operation
CyberScoop has learned that Kaspersky research recently exposed an active, U.S.-led counterterrorism cyber-espionage operation used to target ISIS and Al-Qaeda members.
Kaspersky Lab was blocked from joining this U.S.-based cyberthreat information sharing group
The Cyber Threat Alliance denied Kaspersky entry into the group due to the group's president, former cybersecurity coordinator Michael Daniel, weighing on information he was privy to during his time in the Obama administration.
The confrontation that fueled the fallout between Kaspersky and the U.S. government
“This was a clear signal from the FSB to the U.S. to get off their intelligence asset,” a senior U.S. official told CyberScoop
Recent NSA leaks show challenge of a software 'solution' for insider threats
The rudimentary nature of these incidents makes it extremely difficult to create programs that keep material secure without negatively impacting workforce morale.
Member of group who hacked CIA director's email is sentenced to 5 years in prison
Crackas With Attitude passed the CIA director's emails to WikiLeaks in 2015.
Former officials buck White House adviser's comments about government hacking
A top White House official says the U.S. government cannot rely on offensive cyber operations to deter foreign hackers from attacking American computer networks.